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37-year-old Woman Died after Falling from an Apartment Block in Blagoevgrad

A 37-year-old woman was found dead this morning in front of an apartment block in the district Elenovo in Blagoevgrad.

Society » Incidents | December 3, 2018, Monday // 16:13 | Viewed: 1577

Dutchman, 69, Loses Legal Bid to Be 20 Years Younger

A Dutch court Monday slapped down an attempt by a self-described "young god" just shy of his 70th birthday to slash his age by 20 years to enhance his prospects in life and love, reports AFP.

Society | December 3, 2018, Monday // 16:09 | Viewed: 1570

Pope Francis Says He's Worried About Homosexuality in the Priesthood

Men with deep-rooted homosexual tendencies should not be admitted to the Catholic clergy, and priests who are gay should be celibate or leave rather than lead a double life, Pope Francis said in a new book.

Society | December 3, 2018, Monday // 14:47 | Viewed: 1570

Mexico's New Government Prepares Sale of Former President's Plane

The big, luxurious airplane used to ferry Mexico’s former president around the globe is about to fly away permanently in one of the first moves by the new president to rid the country of what he has derided as a towering symbol of excess.

Society | December 3, 2018, Monday // 14:28 | Viewed: 1734

Innovation Promotion Programme Will be Open to All Schools, Says Education Minister

The Ministry of Education and Science will propose a national innovation promotion programme that will be open to all schools, Minister Krasimir Valchev said to reporters at the first National Innovation Forum, Focus News Agency reports.

Society » Education | December 3, 2018, Monday // 14:23 | Viewed: 2126

Sunny Weather over most of the Country, Clouds and Fog in West Danube Plain

Today it will be sunny over most of the country, in the afternoon with broken high clouds over Western Bulgaria.

Society » Environment | December 3, 2018, Monday // 12:04 | Viewed: 1529

Large Cities in Bulgaria in the Grip of Dirty Air

Big cities in Bulgaria remain in the grip of the dirty air in the next few days, NOVA said.

Society » Environment | December 3, 2018, Monday // 10:33 | Viewed: 2257

Which Districts in Sofia have the most Polluted Air?

Forecast of dangerously polluted air in Sofia Municipality.

Society » Environment | December 3, 2018, Monday // 10:24 | Viewed: 2508

Deputy PM Suggests Changes in the Constitution to Make Primary Education Mandatory in Bulgaria

Deputy Prime Minister Tomislav Donchev proposes a change in Art.

Society » Education | December 3, 2018, Monday // 10:20 | Viewed: 3599

World Bank Promises $200 Billion in 2021-25 Climate Cash

The World Bank on Monday unveiled $200 billion in climate action investment for 2021-25, adding this amounts to a doubling of its current five-year funding, reports AFP.

Society » Environment | December 3, 2018, Monday // 10:17 | Viewed: 7014

Protestants Controvert Amendments of the Religious Denominations Act in Bulgaria

The meeting in front of the Parliament building was organized by the Christian community of the Protestant believers and churches in Bulgaria, reports BNT.

Society | December 3, 2018, Monday // 10:01 | Viewed: 6469

Bulgaria's President Launched the 16th “Bulgarian Christmas” Charity Campaign

In his address at the official opening of the campaign the Head of State pointed out the purpose of this year “Bulgarian Christmas”: to provide up-to-date high-tech equipment and support comprehensive care for such children.

Society | December 3, 2018, Monday // 09:59 | Viewed: 6492

Dangerously Dirty Air in Sofia Today: Use Public Transport!

After data on the European Commission's air quality index reported extremely high levels of pollution in Sofia, Plovdiv, Russe, Veliko Tarnovo and Shumen on Sunday, the forecast now shows fine particles above the norm for the capital, reported the Bulgari

Society » Environment | December 3, 2018, Monday // 08:21 | Viewed: 7947

Today is the International Day of People with Disabilities

On December 3rd we mark the International Day of People with Disabilities.

Society | December 3, 2018, Monday // 08:19 | Viewed: 6827

"Toplofikatsia Sofia": Currently, There are no Breakdowns to the Heat Transmission Network

There are currently no breakdowns to the heat transfer network in the capital.

Society | December 3, 2018, Monday // 08:15 | Viewed: 6940

Pope Lights Candle For Children of Syria

Pope Francis lit a candle at the Vatican on Sunday for victims of conflicts around the world, and in particular the children of war-torn Syria, reported AFP.

Society | December 2, 2018, Sunday // 15:44 | Viewed: 6919

The Weather in Sunday Will be Mostly Sunny

Today in the morning hours in the plains will appear low lay clouds or fog, which will remain in the western part of the Danube plain almost all day long.

Society » Environment | December 2, 2018, Sunday // 15:42 | Viewed: 6980

Bulgaria is Among the Leaders in the EU in the Recycling of Plastic and at the Bottom for Metals

Bulgaria is among the leaders in the European Union in the recycling of plastic and glass garbage.

Society » Environment | December 2, 2018, Sunday // 09:40 | Viewed: 9278

Alarm Sounded, Nations Urged to Act at UN Climate Talks

With the direst warnings yet of impending environmental disaster still ringing in their ears, representatives from nearly 200 nations gather Sunday in Poland to firm up their plan to prevent catastrophic climate change, reports AFP.

Society » Environment | December 2, 2018, Sunday // 09:19 | Viewed: 6781

Amazon’s Next Healthcare Move is Software that Can Mine Medical Records

Amazon is offering a new software that can mine medical records for information, the Wall Street Journal reports.

Society » Health | November 30, 2018, Friday // 13:43 | Viewed: 2195

Climate Change Could Trigger an 'Extinction Domino Effect' that would Annihilate all Life on Earth, Chilling Report Warns

Climate change increases the risk of an 'extinction domino effect' that could annihilate all life on Earth, researchers have warned, reports Daily Mail.

Society » Environment | November 30, 2018, Friday // 13:18 | Viewed: 2556
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